Live Interactive KFOR Radar

‘That’s the shark’s house’: Woman’s video about NC shark attacks goes viral

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. – A video featuring a Tennessee woman’s “summer safety tips” after the recent shark attacks off the North Carolina coast is going viral.

In the video, Veronica-Pooh Nash Poleate shares her thoughts on the recent shark attacks and offers ways people can avoid being bitten.

“I’m not going to the ocean, because that’s the shark’s house,” she said in the video. “The shark has the right to eat you up if you in his house. When chickens come in my house, guess what? They get ate.”

The video has already been viewed more than 6.5 million times.


Report a typo

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.